Israel slams landmark Palestine deal, says Hamas must disarm

The Palestinian president welcomed the agreement between the two sides and, in a message sent to Egypt's leadership, thanked President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi for his efforts in achieving Palestinian reconciliation. Palestinian unity could also bols... More..

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United Kingdom man resuscitated after fish jumps down throat
by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

United Kingdom man resuscitated after fish jumps down throat

The man, whose name is unknown, stopped breathing and suffered cardiac arrest right on the pier of the seaside resort of Boscombe, a suburb of the British city of Bournemouth . Harrison added: "I was acutely a...More..

India course-corrects - sex with minor wife now punishable by law
by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

India course-corrects - sex with minor wife now punishable by law

Speaking a day after the landmark ruling, they said that raising awareness about the court victory for children and enforcing the verdict were now the key to its success. The two-judge bench said there needed t...More..

Reince Priebus interviewed in Mueller's Russia investigation, lawyer says
by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

Reince Priebus interviewed in Mueller's Russia investigation, lawyer says

Comey's ouster set the stage for Mueller's appointment as special counsel. Priebus, who was sacked as chief of staff in July, is one of several current and former White House officials who Mueller has been in...More..

Trump says he spoke to Virgin Islands' 'president' -- which is him
by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

Trump says he spoke to Virgin Islands' 'president' -- which is him

As the president of the United States, Trump is, of course, the president of the U.S. Virgin Islands. We are one nation and we all hurt together, we hope together and we heal together. Just a day before, Ener...More..

North Korea Refuses to Negotiate
by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

North Korea Refuses to Negotiate

North Korea has stated that its leader, Kim Jong Un's hand is "closer to the trigger" to unleash a "salvo of missile" against the US territory of Guam. would be exclusively responsible for "pushing the sit...More..

15 states sue over Trump-halted ObamaCare payments
by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

15 states sue over Trump-halted ObamaCare payments

Schneiderman plans to sue the administration. Becerra's office is joined by the attorneys general of Kentucky, Massachusetts and CT in the lawsuit. Attorneys general from California , Connecticut, Kentucky...More..

Vigil captures hope, love for lives lost to domestic violence
by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

Vigil captures hope, love for lives lost to domestic violence

According to the Coalition Against Domestic Violence, on average 20 people are abused by an intimate partner every minute in the United States, equating to more than 10 million abuse victims annually. Marshall ...More..

Pranab Mukherjee was better qualified than me to become PM: Manmohan Singh
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Pranab Mukherjee was better qualified than me to become PM: Manmohan Singh

Recollecting a conversation with Congress chief Sonia Gandhi , the former President pointed out that though Sonia admitted that Dr Manmohan Singh was the most suitable to be the President, she had reminded h...More..

UAE Stops Issuing Visas for North Korean Laborers
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

UAE Stops Issuing Visas for North Korean Laborers

The fate of the thousands of North Korean laborers already in the UAE remains up in the air. "Very happy to hear that", State Department spokesman Heather Nauert told reporters. The 2 nations say money earned...More..

by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Three skydivers killed in 'mid-air collision' in Australia

Three Australian skydivers died Friday after colliding with each other in the middle of their jumps, authorities said. Two men aged in their 30s and a woman in her 50s are thought to have collided while skydi...More..

Kenyan police use teargas to disperse opposition protesters
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Kenyan police use teargas to disperse opposition protesters

A regional and trade gateway, Kenya is East Africa's richest economy and an important Western ally in the fight against militant Islamists in the region. Earlier, Mr Odinga told supporters that Kenya's election...More..

French candidate picked as next UNESCO chief
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

French candidate picked as next UNESCO chief

She grew up in Morocco and France. In March of this year, the Simon Wiesenthal Centre wrote an open letter to German Ambassador Michael Worbs, chair of the UNESCO Executive Board, to criticize the organizatio...More..

Honey Creek Mall will close Thanksgiving
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Honey Creek Mall will close Thanksgiving

So did Office Depot, as did now defunct HHGregg. CBL Properties , the owner and manager of the malls, made the announcement on Wednesday morning. "The support that we received past year when we made this d...More..

Restaurant Manager Accused Of Enslaving Mentally Disabled Cook
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Restaurant Manager Accused Of Enslaving Mentally Disabled Cook

Bobby Paul Edwards , 52, is accused of using "force, threats of force, physical restraint and coercion", as well as other tactics, to compel the disabled victim to work, according to an indictment unsealed Thu...More..

Baghdad prepares for Kirkuk attack, Kurdish Pres. Aide
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Baghdad prepares for Kirkuk attack, Kurdish Pres. Aide

Some residents queued at petrol stations with jerry cans to fill up, while other civilians have begun taking up arms. On Sept. 25, Iraqis in KRG-held areas - and in several areas disputed between Baghdad an...More..

Trump at Values Voters Summit: We're Saying 'Merry Christmas' Again
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Trump at Values Voters Summit: We're Saying 'Merry Christmas' Again

Trump is addressing the annual Values Voter summit in Washington. 'From my perspective, I do believe this president is a man of god. The Mexico City Policy. Family Research Council president Tony Perkins said...More..

Probe if there is evidence, says RSS on Jay Shah row
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Probe if there is evidence, says RSS on Jay Shah row

Answering questions, he said that after making a turnover of Rs 80 crore , Jay made a loss of Rs 1.5 crore. Interestingly, in the year 2015-16, its turnover suddenly leaped up to Rs 80.5 crore. The BJP, on S...More..

Rahul Gandhi's temple visits won't work for Congress in Gujarat: Yogi Adityanath
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Rahul Gandhi's temple visits won't work for Congress in Gujarat: Yogi Adityanath

Seeking to corner the Congress over the issue of development, Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said it did everything when it was in power at the Centre to ensure that the Sardar Sarovar project was not com...More..

USS Tucson, supersonic bomber deployed to South Korea
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

USS Tucson, supersonic bomber deployed to South Korea

During the visit, Yoo received a tour of the submarine and expressed his appreciation to the crew and the work they do to ensure MI is one of the premier assets in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. "Everyone on boa...More..

Trump Threatens To Revoke Broadcast Licenses Of Networks That Criticize Him
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Trump Threatens To Revoke Broadcast Licenses Of Networks That Criticize Him

Trump's tweet comes after NBC News ran a story citing three anonymous US officials who said Trump wanted to increase the USA nuclear arsenal by almost 10 times. During its coverage of the Watergate scandal, P...More..

by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Collins Not Running for Governor, More To Be Done in Senate

She is one of a handful of GOP centrists and decided she's needed in the U.S. Senate. Bob Corker (Tenn.) are heading for the exits. "And I have concluded that the best way that I can contribute to these priorit...More..

Supreme Court says human rights of Rohingya refugees can not be ignored
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Supreme Court says human rights of Rohingya refugees can not be ignored

However, it also allowed petitioners to approach it in case of any contingency. The Supreme Court said the Rohingya Muslims' possible eviction was a very important matter involving issues of national securi...More..

by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Uber begins appeal against licence rejection

Uber Technologies Inc. appealed a London regulator's decision to revoke the auto service's license as it seeks more settlement talks. Uber has formally lodged its appeal against Transport for London's decisio...More..

Kyrie Irving slams Cleveland in favor of Boston
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Kyrie Irving slams Cleveland in favor of Boston

Kyrie Irving is about a week away from heading back to Cleveland, but needless to say, his welcome back probably won't be a cheery one. Irving would go on to talk about the differences in culture and food and ...More..

Hatay Commando troops were shipped to the border zone
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Hatay Commando troops were shipped to the border zone

The YPG accused Turkey of making threatening moves towards Afrin, the neighbouring region held by the militia. Broadcaster CNN Turk reported on its website that there was a clash in Idlib countryside near t...More..

Taliban hostages released after almost five years in captivity
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Taliban hostages released after almost five years in captivity

US officials expressed hope that the hostages' freedom could represent a turning point in relations between Pakistan and the United States, uneasy allies in fighting Taliban and other Islamist extremists in the...More..

Police Officer Shot and Killed in New Orleans
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Police Officer Shot and Killed in New Orleans

The officer was taken to University Medical Center, where he died. New Orleans SWAT surrounded the building and were able to get the suspect to peacefully surrender, Harrison said. "I can't begin to tell you ho...More..

SCA dismisses Zuma appeal on corruption charges
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

SCA dismisses Zuma appeal on corruption charges

The SCA was now ready to give its verdict after Zuma and the NPA conceded that former NPA boss Mokotedi Mpshe's decision not to prosecute him for corruption charges was irrational. Legal representatives for t...More..

GOP Rep. Collins calls Democrat Slaughter 'despicable human being' over ethics charges
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

GOP Rep. Collins calls Democrat Slaughter 'despicable human being' over ethics charges

The Office of Congressional Ethics has been looking into Rep. Chris Collins (R-Erie County) and his relationship with an Australian biotech firm. Rep. Collins, who cooperated with the probe, maintained that...More..